Director Project Assurance

NSW Government
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Competitive salary
05 Apr 2021
14 Apr 2021
Job role
Finance director
Experience level
About us

Transport for NSW is the lead agency of the NSW Transport cluster. Our role is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated transport system that keeps people and goods moving, connects communities and shapes the future of our cities, centres and regions. We work with several government agencies to coordinate road, rail, bus and maritime services, always keeping the safety and comfort of our customers at the heart of what we do.

About the team

The Infrastructure and Place (IP) division is in the process of delivering an ambitious and once-in-a generation multi-billion program of public infrastructure works which will ease congestion, improve safety, create new places and connect communities for generations to come. We are dedicated and passionate team that is proud of the work we do and the supportive and flexible team culture we have built.

The opportunity

Reporting into the Director Centre of Excellence, you will be responsible to provide assurance that Projects are being developed and delivered in accordance with the required business processes including the Integrated Management System and client requirements and that they will be successful in achieving their outcomes. The role may/will have a variable number of direct and indirect reports

Please click here to view a copy of the role description.

About you

To be successful in this position you will have;

  • Sound knowledge of project development and delivery requirements with knowledge and experience of the functional areas required within this.
  • Audit and/or quality management experience in a complex infrastructure environment
  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline and relevant senior management experience in assurance related roles
  • Experience in creating and managing assurance frameworks across complex projects
  • Ability to create and maintain strong working relationships whilst managing a diverse range of stakeholders who have different and often divergent requirements and levels of expertise

Salary and Benefits

This is a Transport Senior Service role (TSSE (1A) level), fulltime permanent position, offering an attractive remuneration package.

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If you're ready to step into this meaningful and rewarding role, we want to hear from you!

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and answer all questions within the online application process.

Applications close: 11.59pm, Friday 30th April 2021

The way we work is evolving, and we want to enable our people to work in ways that work for them. We're moving from predominantly office-based work to a more flexible approach that supports working from different locations, including regionally. If you're interested in working from a location not listed in the job ad, please get in touch with the Talent Specialist to discuss what's possible.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Great people come from all walks of life. We are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve. We actively promote gender diversity in our workplaces, the employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and the employment of people with a disability. We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation. If you need an adjustment in the recruitment process, please call/text or email the contact person for this role.

For any enquiries, please email Nicholas Brady at NICHOLAS.BRADY@TRANSPORT.NSW.GOV.AU .

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